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3 hrs ago | OpEdNews
Are you as tired as I am of news stories about college tuition costs rising? I've been out of college for many years, and you'd have to pay me to go back, but this is ridiculous.
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7 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Carnell Brundy, a tax cheat who owes the government $1 million, recently assembled a gang of fellow African Americans in an armed standoff with federal law enforcement officers in downtown Detroit.
9 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Now, gun owners will be able to pack that power in their pocket and palm of their hand with Heizer Defense's PAR1 pocket AR-15.
13 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
In 1991, Congress passed the Jeanne Clery Act , a federal law that requires all colleges in the United States to accurately and effectively collect and disclose reports of sexual crimes that occur on their campuses and help end sexual violence on college campuses.
17 hrs ago | Truthdig
The Ra'y News Service of Gaza wrote, "The Palestinian Government has welcomed the [reconciliation] delegation sent by President Mahmud Abbas.
21 hrs ago | Common Dreams
Groups in New York are pushing Governor Andrew Cuomo to ban fracking in the state.
They really are despicable. That picture up there? President Obama and Sen. Mark Udall looking dismayed and upset, ostensibly about Obamacare? That's a screenshot from an ad from the Kochs' Americans for Prosperity.
Today is an exciting day. A judge in the state of Kansas has officially ordered my name to be changed from "Bradley Edward Manning" to "Chelsea Elizabeth Manning."
In front of the Rana Plaza site, Abdur Rahman holds a photo of his wife, Cahyna Akhter, who was killed there.
Between the anti-Russian propaganda pouring forth from the Obama administration and the deeply biased coverage from the U.S. news media, the American people are being prepared to accept and perhaps even cheer a massacre of eastern Ukrainians who have risen up against the coup regime in Kiev.
Last Thursday, police arrested 53-year-old Lybette Dunn on charges of trespassing, and obstructing traffic by standing in the road.
Until the 1980s, corporate CEOs were paid, on average, 30 times what their typical worker was paid.
Proving the ragged hateful fringes of the country live on, Pennsylvania residents beset by a rash of burglaries woke up to flyers announcing a new neighborhood watch program launched by helpful members of the Traditionalist American Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, complete with 24-hour Klan Line.
A 24-year-old mother in Utah has been charged with a second-degree felony based on accusations that she endangered her child by using methamphetamine while pregnant, according to the Salt Lake Tribune .
Democratic Maryland gubernatorial candidate Douglas Gansler on Monday disparaged his primary opponent's service in Iraq, criticizing him as "somebody who has never managed anybody, never run anything."
The Republican Governors Association "goes there" with my absolute least-favorite attack ad topic of all time: criticizing criminal defense attorneys for their work representing clients.
In a head-to-head matchup, Governor Andrew Cuomo continues to hold a better than two-to-one lead over Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino, 58-28 percent .